January 30 - May 27, 2015
Commemorating the end of World War II, Unlocking the Gates of Auschwitz 70 Years Later weaves together rare artifacts, stirring photographs and powerful personal stories of Auschwitz survivors, Bella Ouziel and Werner Coppel. Follow their journeys and explore how life and the spirit of resistance continued amidst the horrors of Auschwitz. This exhibit showcases artifacts and documents on loan from the Randolph Family Collection, Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, the Klau Library of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education with accompanying images provided by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Yad Vashem.
This exhibition was curated by the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education, featuring the Steven F. Cassidy Collection and in partnership with Cincinnati Museum Center and the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.
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